San Pedro de la Cueva

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San Pedro de la Cueva
Country  Mexico
State Sonora
Municipality San Pedro de la Cueva
Time zone MST (UTC-7)

San Pedro de la Cueva is a town, and the surrounding municipality of the same name, in the Mexican state of Sonora. It is located in the center of the state at an elevation of 500 meters. The municipal area is 1,926.36 km2. and the population was 1,429 in 2005.

Neighboring municipalities are: Moctezuma and Tepache, in the north, Sahuaripa, in the east, Bacanora, in the south, and Villa Pesqueira, in the southwest.

The main economic activities are fishing (in El Novillo lake), cattle raising (20,000 head in 2005), agriculture (wheat, rye, oats, and corn), and incipient industries.

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Coordinates: 29°17′00″N 109°43′59″W / 29.2833°N 109.733°W / 29.2833; -109.733